List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Travel / 1925 - 1950

  1. Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Audio Disc - Voices of the Forces Contributed by Individual
  2. Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Contributed by Individual
  3. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  4. 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon 1928 Austin Seven Fabric Saloon Contributed by Individual
  5. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  6. NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) NSU HK 101 Kettenkrad (Kuninchen) Contributed by Individual
  7. Lady’s Side Saddle Lady’s Side Saddle Contributed by Individual
  8. Two Silver Cigarette Cases Two Silver Cigarette Cases Contributed by Individual
  9. Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Contributed by Individual
  10. Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Canadian 'Sweetheart' Badge Contributed by Individual
  11. Model of Palmer’s First Mailcoach Model of Palmer’s First Mailcoach Contributed by Individual
  12. steam locomotive 'Duchess of Sutherland' steam locomotive 'Duchess of Sutherland' Contributed by Museum
  13. Map of the Northern Hemishpere - 1946 Map of the Northern Hemishpere - 1946 Contributed by Individual
  14. Cat's Eyes Cat's Eyes Contributed by Museum
  15. The 1944 Escape Boot The 1944 Escape Boot Contributed by Museum
  16. Airborne Lifeboat Airborne Lifeboat Contributed by Museum
  17. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  18. Oliver Philpot's Compass Oliver Philpot's Compass Contributed by Museum
  19. Amy Johnson's Flying Suit Amy Johnson's Flying Suit Contributed by Museum
  20. Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Marriage Certificate - by Ethan Contributed by Individual
  21. Coal Miner's Lamp Coal Miner's Lamp Contributed by Individual
  22. Marianne Grant's Trunk Marianne Grant's Trunk Contributed by Museum
  23. WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn Contributed by Museum
  24. Underground logo with Johnston lettering Underground logo with Johnston lettering Contributed by Museum
  25. Automobile book Automobile book Contributed by Individual
  26. rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen Contributed by Individual
  27. R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List Contributed by Museum
  28. Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Contributed by Individual
  29. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Contributed by Individual
  30. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Contributed by Individual
  31. Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Contributed by Individual
  32. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Contributed by Individual
  33. Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Contributed by Individual
  34. Holiday album copied by Admiralty in WW2 Holiday album copied by Admiralty in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  35. Color Photo of Nazi-Occupied Austria Color Photo of Nazi-Occupied Austria Contributed by Individual
  36. Watercolour Watercolour Contributed by Individual
  37. Bottle Bottle Contributed by Individual
  38. Chinese Carved Box Chinese Carved Box Contributed by Individual
  39. Studio Photograph of Émigré Studio Photograph of Émigré Contributed by Individual
  40. Reckitts Reps Dinner Menu Cards 1934 Reckitts Reps Dinner Menu Cards 1934 Contributed by Individual
  41. Chinese jade vase Chinese jade vase Contributed by Individual
  42. Small Sixpenny Gas Meter Small Sixpenny Gas Meter Contributed by Individual
  43. Postcard of Algerian woman Postcard of Algerian woman Contributed by Individual
  44. Painting of a Turkana tribesman Painting of a Turkana tribesman Contributed by Individual
  45. Ghanaian stool Ghanaian stool Contributed by Individual
  46. 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art 30s O/S 1 InchMap Ellis Martin cover art Contributed by Individual
  47. Navigator/Observer's Flying Log Book Navigator/Observer's Flying Log Book Contributed by Individual
  48. RMS Queen Mary teaspoon RMS Queen Mary teaspoon Contributed by Individual
  49. Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Butterfly Wing tray from Manaus, Amazon Contributed by Individual
  50. Bradford by Jowett Bradford by Jowett Contributed by Individual

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